Brian Mars

Brian Mars

By day I'm a Principal Architect at Nike. By night, I'm a vampire. Or is that a werewolf?

Portland, Oregon
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Mar 3, 2021

Monthly Check In

Monthly Check In

Not a lot to report this month other than to acknowledge that I am on track with my health goals and things are trending in the right direction and the right slope. More

Feb 1, 2021

Intention and Attention

Intention and Attention

One month into the Year of the Body. I plan to have these monthly "accountability" posts if for no other reason than documenting this journey has intrinsic value. This post is also a

Jan 27, 2021

Thinking about Thinking and Art

Thinking about Thinking and Art

This past week, a few things that happened to me that caused me to notice the synchronicities between them and dig a little deeper into what meaning they might hold. One of my

Jan 19, 2021

Leveling Up

Leveling Up

You know how when you play a video game and then you level up and you get points to put into a skill, but you don’t know what you want, so you

Jan 2, 2021

2021 Resolution

2021 Resolution

For me, 2020 was the Year of the Mind. 2021 will be the Year of the Body. Last year, I quit drinking and seriously addressed some personal issues that had clouded my brain

Dec 1, 2020

One Year Sober

One Year Sober

One year, no beer. No bourbon or booze of any kind. No THC. Hell - not even a diet soda! What a time to pick to go sober! I wasn't going to acknowledge

Oct 8, 2020

Can Dogs Eat It?

Can Dogs Eat It?

This week, Teresa and I released our first app - Can Dogs Eat It? From the app store description: Can Dogs Eat It? helps you determine what foods are safe for dogs to

Sep 27, 2020

Weekly Roundup (2020 Week 39)

Learn to read the room, people... The New York town of Swastika votes to keep its nameA small town in upstate New York voted to keep the name Swastika, saying that the town

Sep 25, 2020

Where now, brown cow?

Where now, brown cow?

First let me say that I fully aware that my thoughts so far on social media are from unique or revolutionary. I've been thinking about these issues for quite some time and needed